and meet that challenge than the lawyers of america, and particularly the american bar association. thank you all very much. [applause] >> tonight at 6:30 p.m. eastern time we will have the town hall meeting from emily's list, electing the -- electing a woman as president. here's a preview. this may be semantics, but how do we make women's issues men's issues? issues,ic platform independent, it seems to me that we are still locked into partisan arguments. >> i would not be here if it weren't for independent voters in missouri. it is about one third, one third, one third. there is 30% that would not vote for me no matter what and there is a third that would vote for me no matter what. there is this middle. most of those folks in the middle are perfectly willing to vote for a republican or a democrat. they like compromise and moderation. i do think that one of the things we need to do is make withwe are communicating independent voters across this country. we have put on our hats of being a political party first. we are going to lose voters. we have a wonderful opportunity in this country.